Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 12/08/2004

Erie County

Applicant: Marathon Ashland Petroleum LLC
539 S Main St
Findlay, OH 45840
Facility: Marathon Ashland Petroleum Tonawanda Asphalt Terminal
3900-4000 River Rd
Tonawanda, NY 14150
Application ID: 9-1464-00080/00004
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Tonawanda, Erie County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a breasting/mooring structure in the Niagara River adjacent to the existing Marathon facility that will be used for barges that deliver product to the facility, located at 3900 River Road.  The structure will be approximately 75 feet from shore, approximately 30 feet wide, and consist of sheet piling driven and anchored to bedrock, filled with crushed stone and capped with concrete.      
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
Coastal Management:
This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.
Opportunity for Public Comment:
Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Dec 24 2004.
Contact: Charles D Cranston
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals